WA budget: Treasurer Ben Wyatt not willing to get ‘beaten up’ over gold royalty hike

WA budget: Treasurer Ben Wyatt not willing to get ‘beaten up’ over gold royalty hike

By Eliza Laschon Posted May 11, 2018 15:35:29 Photo: Ben Wyatt welcomes his budget being described as boring. (Supplied: West Australian) West Australian Treasurer Ben Wyatt has decided not to go head to head with major industry in his second state budget, but has left the door open for a …

NT budget: Industry pans mining royalty scheme but welcomes population plan

NT budget: Industry pans mining royalty scheme but welcomes population plan

Updated May 01, 2018 18:13:30 Photo: Treasurer Nicole Manison delivered the budget on Tuesday, which drew a mixed response. (ABC News: Mitchell Woolnough) The Northern Territory Government’s 2018-2019 budget has drawn a mixed reaction from the Opposition and industry — with many worried about it’s impact on business investment but …